Recce 2- North Sumatra

On the 19th of March 2016, 4 teachers from SOTA arrived at the village of Timbang Lawan, district of Bohorok, Sumatra. This assessment trip was to prepare and familiarise the teachers with the project of Nature for Change(NFC) and to get to know the community and crew. They were joined by 2 members of Singapore’s […]

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2016 Recce in Lombok.

2016 season has begun. We facilitated 2 teachers from the School of The Arts at our newest project site in East Lombok. The project is situated at 1500m above sea level and is near to the getaway to the magnificient Mt Rinjani.  Besides breathtaking scenery, the community of Sembalun represented by the youth from the […]

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The other face of Cameron Highlands.

Among the lush greenery of farmlands and tea plantations, Cameron Highlands(CH)is actually a paradise in danger of extinction. Over the years, inefficient management of its natural resources and lack of awareness and appreciation of its rich biodiversity, has caused many of its unique species both flora and fauna are at its near expiration to exist. […]

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Students sowed the seeds of wisdom

Medan- After 13 days spending time in the forest of Leuser National Park, Sumatra, Students of SOTA finally reached Medan in their final leg of their journey to acquire knowledge of biodiversity and appreciating nature.With minimal necessities available and within reach, students were pushed to their limits in being versatile and flexible in adapting to […]

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Gunung Leuser National Park

Gunung Leuser National Park is a national park covering 7,927 km² in northern Sumatra, Indonesia, straddling the border of North Sumatra and Aceh provinces.[1] The national park, named after Mount Leuser (3,381 m), protects a wide range of ecosystems. An orangutan sanctuary of Bukit Lawang is located inside the park. Together with Bukit Barisan Selatan […]

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